First Federal Credit Union Foundation Announces 2019 Scholarships
First Federal Credit Union Foundation announced the application period is now open for its 2019 Scholarship program. The Foundation will award two, $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors in the Class of 2019. The purpose of these scholarships is to recognize members of First Federal Credit Union who have demonstrated scholastic excellence and who are interested in advancing their education at an accredited community college, trade school, technical college or university. These scholarships are available to graduating high school seniors who are members, or a parent/guardian is a member in good standing at First Federal Credit Union.
According to Mary Lawrence, Chair of the First Federal Credit Union Foundation, “We are eager to award these scholarships that will ensure a deserving college-bound student receives financial support to allow them to pursue their educational goals.”
Students interested in applying for financial support from the foundation may download an application at the website firstfedcu.com/scholarship. Deadline for applying for the scholarship is May 1, 2019.
About First Federal Credit Union
First Federal Credit Union is a nearly 10,000 member –strong community credit union with offices in Cedar Rapids, Hiawatha, and Spencer, IA. Originally chartered in 1926, First Federal Credit Union is the second-oldest credit union in the state of Iowa. First Federal provides membership to anyone who lives, works, or worships in Linn, Clay, Dickinson, and Buena Vista counties in Iowa. For more information call 319.362.3171 or visit www.firstfedcu.com. First Federal Credit Union’s deposits are federally insured by the National Credit Union Association up to the full extent permitted by law.